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Free Jazz Concert At Methodist Church

The United Methodist Church of Minden plays host to modern jazz on Sunday, May 4th when “The Bob Ravenscroft Trio” returns to Minden. The church is offering two free public events that Sunday - a 9:45 a.m. worship service open to the public featuring Music Serving the Word, a national ministry t...

Governor Signs Water Sustainability Bill Into Law

Last Wednesday, April 16, Governor Dave Heineman signed LB 1098 into law which aims to address water management, water quality and flood control issues. The Governor was joined by State Senator Tom Carlson of Holdrege, who introduced the bill in the 2014 Legislative Session, and State Senator Mark C...

Carlson Finds Perfect Fit With Statewide Arboretum

The Nebraska Statewide Arboretum (NSA) is a nonprofit organization that depends on tax-deductible memberships and donations to carry out its mission to secure a promising future for plants, communities and the environment. It is governed by a statewide Board of Directors and Mardy Carlson of Minden ...

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Minden Considers Sunday Liquor Sale

Tree trimming and Sunday liquor sales were top agenda items at the Minden City Council meeting on April 7th. The Minden City Council took action on how the city handles the expense and responsibility of...

Olsson Holds Public Water Study Meeting In Minden

Around thirty people attended the first of three public meetings planned during the City of Minden water study being conducted by Olsson Associates. The meeting was held at the Minden Opera House and was...

Best Of The Best

At the Class C-1 Nebraska State Speech Contest on March 24, Minden High School speech member and senior student Carlie Bauer won 1st place in Humorous Prose and Entertainment Speaking. Last week, Bauer...

J. Rodney Wendell Inspires Generations With Messiah

On Sunday afternoon, music spilled out of the doors of Trinity Lutheran Church onto the sidewalk and street in Axtell. It wasn’t just any music. It was Handel’s Messiah and the voices of young and...

Leadercast Event Planned For May 9

Community business leaders can access the knowledge and experience of world-renowned leaders by attending Leadercast at the Minden Opera House on Friday, May 9, 2014. The event is hosted by the “Be The...

E-Cigarette Sale Banned For Youth In Nebraska

Andrew Jensen Family Makes $60,000 Gift To Library

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Axtell Area Oratorio Continues Messiah Tradition April 13th

Hospital Board Approves New Ultrasound Purchase

Conserving Resources Helps Farmers Succeed

Green Named Outstanding Secondary Teacher By NRCSA

Public Meeting On City Water April 10

Minden Speech Earns District Champ

Board Accepts Veteran Service Resignation


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Axtell Wildcats Are At Ravenna Invite

The Axtell Wildcats participated in the Ravenna Track and Field Invite on April 17. The girls finished in a tie with Wood River for fourth out of seven teams scoring 53 points. Doniphan-Trumbull (126.5),...

Marsh Beck Invitational

The Minden Whippets varsity track and field team had to move ahead its annual Marsh Beck Invitational two days to April 15 as the weather forecast wasn’t calling for such good weather. All six teams...

Minden Boys Second, Girls Fourth At Feeken Invite

The Minden Whippet track and field team traveled to Hastings on Friday to compete in the Dale Feeken Invitational under very warm and windy conditions at Adams Central High School. The Minden boys would...

Minden Girls And Boys Second At Triangular

The Minden Whippet track and field teams got their 2014 season underway on April 1 competing in the Southern Valley triangular along with the Eagles and Hastings St. Cecilia Bluehawks. The Minden boys...

Cats Compete At Kenesaw Invitational

The Axtell boys and girls track teams both finished fourth in the 10-team Kenesaw Invitational track meet on April 1. The boys scored 56 points and trailed Doniphan-Trumbull (124), Kenesaw (85) and Blue...

Whippet Girls Win Sutherland Invite, Minden Boys Second

Wilcox-Hildreth And Axtell Compete At Falcon Invite

Minden Defeats GICC, Next Up Lincoln Lutheran At State

Dawgs Come Close, Fall To Stars, 49-46

Falcons, Cats Both Fall In D1-9 Subs

Rutt Is C160 State Champion

No. 1 Whippets Top No. 2 Stars In C1-10 Subdistrict Final

Lady Falcons Fall To Buffaloes

Lady Cats Edged By Overton

Five Area Wrestlers Qualify For State